The Northern Loop Trail has a maximum elevation of 6,404 ft (1,952 m), a minimum elevation of 2,992 ft (912 m), and an elevation gain of 27,391 ft (8,349 m) in the [ A to B ] direction.
The following chart shows the total calories that you may expend on the Northern Loop Trail while hiking in the [ A to B ] and [ B to A ] direction at a typical speed and is based on gross weight (which includes anything carried), the topography, trail length and trail conditions.
|[ A to B ] or [ B to A ]|
|Steps 1||Length 2||Min Ele 3||Max Ele 4|
|37,112||16.3 mi||2,992 ft||6,404 ft|
|[ A to B ]|
|Time 5||Floors 6||Gain 7||Loss 8|
|8.5 hrs||24.6||27,391 ft||35,141 ft|
|[ B to A ]|
|9.4 hrs||46.0||35,141 ft||27,391 ft|
The length of the Northern Loop Trail is 16.3 mi (26.2 km) or 37,112 steps.
A person in good physical health can hike the Northern Loop Trail in 8.5 hrs in the [ A to B ] direction, and in 9.4 hrs in the [ B to A ] direction.
Download free Northern Loop Trail topo maps and the adjoining quads to plan your hike. These are full-sheet, 7.5 Minute (1:24,000 scale) Mount Rainier National Park topographic maps.
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